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John H.I. Browere and A.D.O. Browere Papers

John H.I. Browere and A.D.O. Browere Papers

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Guide to the John H.I. Browere and A.D.O. Browere Papers

1806-1941

New York State Historical Association - Research Library
Special Collections
P.O. Box 800, 5798 State Highway 80
Cooperstown, NY 13326
(607) 547-1470



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Creation: This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-01-17T15:56-0500

Repository: New York State Historical Association - Research Library
Title: John H.I. Browere and A.D.O. Browere Papers
Dates: 1806-1941
Quantity: 0.5 Cubic feet
Funding Source:This finding aid was made available electronically through a Regional Bibliographic Data Bases (RBDB) grant from the South Central Regional Library Council, Ithaca, N.Y.
Identification: Coll. No. 424
Language: English

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists primarily of correspondence about the busts / life masks created by John H.I. Browere. It also includes biographical sketches of Browere and his son, A.D.O. Browere, by Catherine Derrick (granddaughter / daughter), along with an estate inventory, lists of busts, a 1940 letter about the sale of busts to Stephen C. Clark and his donation of them to NYSHA, receipts, newspaper and magazine clippings, a deed, and ephemera.


Biographical/Historical note

John Henri Isaac Browere (1792-1834) was an artist and sculptor from New York City, known particularly for his busts of noted U.S. citizens of the early nineteenth century. His son Albertus D.O. Browere (1814-1887) was also an artist, from Catskill, Greene County, N.Y.


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Administrative Information

Accession Number

NM-024.03


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